Thomas Walker Bullitt. Public Deposited

Shield with a thick, angled stripe and three circles. Above the shield is a knight's helmet and large ornamental flourishes. Above the design is the word "Oxmoor." At the bottom is the name "Thomas Walker Bullitt." Thomas Walker Bullitt was the son of William Marshall and Nora Iasigi Bullitt. With the death of William Marshall Bullitt in 1957, ownership of the family estate Oxmoor passed to Thomas Walker Bullitt under a trustee arrangement that prohibited the sale of the house or lands. Thomas Walker Bullitt willed Oxmoor, including the house, outbuildings, and 70 acres to the Filson Club Historical Society in 1991. Black ink. Signed Ainslie Hewett with four-digit year.

Item number
  • ULAL Bullitt, Thomas Walker
Creator
Creator role
  • bookplate designer
Subject
People represented
Date original
  • 1936
Language
  • eng
Object type
Source
  • 10.5 x 5.6 cm. bookplate. Folder: Bookplates - Bullitt, Thomas Walker, #126, in Ainslie Hewett (1880-1963) Collection, University of Louisville Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library.
Collection
Collection information
Repository
  • University of Louisville Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library
Rights statement
Ordering information
  • The University of Louisville welcomes fair use of this website and its contents. For further information about publications, broadcasts, or public displays of collection items, please contact artlib@louisville.edu.